Amanda Owen is an English shepherdess, writer, and presenter who was born in September 1974, in Huddersfield, United Kingdom.
Initially best known through her Twitter feed as “The Yorkshire Shepherdess,” Amanda has written five books:
The Yorkshire Shepherdess, A Year in the Life of the Yorkshire Shepherdess, Adventures of the Yorkshire Shepherdess, Tales From the Farm, and Celebrating The Seasons.
She appeared on BBC Radio 4’s The Museum of Curiosity in August 2017. Her hypothetical donation to this imaginary museum was a shepherd’s whistle, used to communicate with her sheep dogs.
She was the subject of Radio 4’s On Your Farm on July 14, 2019. She appeared on the podcast Trees A Crowd with David Oakes on 21 October 2019.
Amanda on July 10, 2021, also appeared as the featured guest on Radio 4’s The Poet Laureate Has Gone To His Shed with Simon Armitage.
Amanda Owen Children: Meet All Her 9 Kids
Amanda lives and farms on a remote farm, Ravenseat Farm, in Swaledale in the Yorkshire Dales with her husband Clive Owen and their nine children: Raven, Reuben, Miles, Edith, Violet, Sidney, Annas, Clementine and Nancy.
Amanda’s eldest child and daughter Raven Owen was born in 2001, making her 21 years.
Reuben Owen (son) born in 2003, making him 19 years in 2022.
He is a regular contributor to episodes of This Week on the Farm and its live spin-offs, filmed at Cannon Hall Farm in South Yorkshire.
Miles Owen (son) born in 2006, making him 16 years in 2022.
Edith Owen (daughter) born in 2008, making her 18 years in 2022.
Violet Owen (daughter) born in 2010, making her 12 years in 2022. She was the youngest child to appear in series one of The Dales.
Sidney Owen (son) born in 2011, making him 11 years in 2022.
Annas Owen (daughter) born in 2013, making her 9 years in 2022.
Clementine Owen (daughter) born in 2015, making her 7 years in 2022. She is also referred to in the programme as ‘Clemmie’, ‘Clem’ and ‘Tilly’.
Amanda’s youngest child and daughter Nancy Owen was born in 2016, making her 6 years in 2022. She is also commonly referred to in the programme as ‘Nicky’.
Their parents Amanda Owen and Clive Owen announced their split on June 9, 2022, after 22 years of marriage.